Reading Hospital
Patient Care Assistant
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 11/16/2019
Closing: 12/15/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

N5S Joint Replacement unit is a 26 bed unit specializing in caring for elective Orthopedic and Neurosurgery procedures.  This unit holds an Advanced Joint Commission disease specific accreditation in hip and knee joint surgeries, a designation reserved for 6% of US hospitals.  Our average length of stay for patients is 1.9 days with a RN ratio of 1:4 and PCA 1:7. This unit is known for a high level of nurse, physician and patient satisfaction. 



Responsibilities

Perform routine patient activities according to established policies and procedures in a manner conducive to the safety and comfort of the patient as assigned by the Professional Nurse.



Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required. Certification as a Nurse Aide, EMT or Medical Assistant with at least 6 months of working experience preferred.

Patient Care Assistant